Global Cool Cities Alliance
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DR. ART ROSENFELD 1926 - 2017
GCCA Remembers Founder Dr. Art Rosenfeld
GCCA mourns the loss of Art Rosenfeld, our founder and inspiration. We celebrate Art's energy, vision, and accomplishments which have improved millions of lives around the globe.. GCCA Statement
ABOUT OUR WORK
Cool cities are sustainable cities.
Global Cool Cities Alliance helps cities, countries, and others cost-effectively save energy, improve health and quality of life, and combat climate change by reducing excess urban heat. Learn more.
Photo: Storkholm Photography
THE COOL CITIES NETWORK
Cities taking action to reduce excess heat.
The Cool Cities Network is a partnership with C40 to connect cities and experts to understand, communicate about, and reduce excess urban heat. Learn more.
Photo: John Nelson
Explore the Toolkit
The Cool Roofs and Cool Pavements Toolkit is an online resource to help cities, regions, organizations and building owners develop and deploy successful cool surface initiatives. Visit the Toolkit.
Addressing Climate Change with Cool Surfaces
Switching to cool roofs cancels the warming effect of 500 coal power plants worth of GHG emissions.Learn more about the science.
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